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The Post House

John, Ballina, Ireland
+353 96 74932
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (20 reviews)
“chowder” (10 reviews)
“cakes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 17:30All hours
Irish, Cafe, Soups
££ - £££
John, Ballina, Ireland
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

How to make simple food special. The Posthouse appears to know the secret. Sandwiches made special with delicious plentiful content in fresh bread and extremely well priced. Please keep it up. On this one performance you won over two more customers.

1  Thank Gordon D
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The food is great. The staff wonderful. The clientele mostly local. Filled with working people the two days we stopped by. The chef is a self taught foodie that knows how to create and present great tasting and looking dishes. The staff hustles while being...More

1  Thank CriticalMan
Reviewed 28 October 2017

If you are near Ballina and long for tasty home cooked food made with fresh ingredients, then The Post House is the place to go. On top of that you experience a lovely vibrant atmosphere where you can enjoy great coffee & desserts that are...More

1  Thank geverton
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Always enjoy eating at the Post House and I bring any visitors to eat there.Food is very well presented and offers a good choice.Staff are very friendly and courteous.The premises is clean and comfortable.Prices are reasonable and customers are positive in their comments.I will definitely...More

1  Thank Tony K
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

This was recommended to me by a local, and the locals certainly seem to know all about it. Beautiful, fresh fare for lunch, served promptly and with a smile. What more could you want. I wish they had a branch in every village/town.

2  Thank SirRoy
lbarrett130, Manager at The Post House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Thank you for your lovely and kind review!! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time at The Post House and we hope you visit us again soon! 😊

Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is a nice little cafe with a friendly and helpful patron. I enjoyed my perfectly cooked mini breakfast and a decent cup of coffee.

Thank L3K
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We enjoyed the prompt service at this restaurant and the friendly people working there. More importantly, we liked locally produced food that was fresh.

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Love this place. The best home cooked food around. All madr on site by Mary. Make sure u leave room for of slice of coffee cake.. 🍰

Thank Lorraine K
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We were warmly welcomed and greeted by two staff members. when we entered and then when we sat down at our table. We were promptly handed our menu and given time to read same. We did not have to wait long for food to arrive...More

Thank Toney-burns
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Home cooked food at its best! Great daily specials and nice regular dishes, soup, chowder, salads, sandwiches, ciabatta and great desserts/cakes. Hard to go anywhere else for lunch!

Thank brianandy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$11
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: John, Ballina, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Ballina
  • Phone Number: +353 96 74932
The Post House, Ballina is PASSIONATE about food- serving the finest breakfasts, lunches and homemade baked goods In Mayo!!! It is a Family run business with a cosy and friendly atmosphere!!
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